birthday-doodle

I received birthday wishes from Google and from Wii Fit first today, and then from my husband and kids. #1 daughter brought dinner — hot roast beef sandwiches, a childhood favorite of mine which I rarely eat — and #1 son brought a cake he and the kids had made, as well as the kids.

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They like to help make salad, though they mostly don’t eat vegetables or even fruit. We’re working on that. Each of them ate a banana and lots of potatoes.

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They also ate a lot of cake.

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We talked and played a game and I read stories and then we watched the beginning of the Republican presidential debate. Everyone left after a bit, but I watched the rest of the debate and my husband got home in time for the interviews at the end.

I can’t believe how old I am. I don’t feel old, of course, but I am certainly older than I have ever been before.